Firearm and ammunition seized during vehicle search

At about 4.30am on Wednesday the 12th of August 2015 Geraldton Police were patrolling Durlacher Street Geraldton when they conducted a traffic stop on a Hyundai sedan.

Police searched the 5 male occupants and the vehicle, it will be alleged an unlicenced air rifle and 2 boxes of air rifle pellets were found in the boot of the vehicle.

The air rifle and pellets were seized by Police and a 26 year old Gosnells male was interviewed in relation to the items seized.

Further inquiries are being conducted and charges are pending the outcome of the inquiries.